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The name of the Winner’s Circle Plaza on the Eastern bypass holds true. The aptly-named plaza is home to the winner of the best salon in Richmond: Accents salon.Accents is located in Suite 5 between a check exchange and a dentist’s office and has been housed there for more than five years, said owner Becky Turpin.

Turpin opened Accents after working for someone else for a month and said she couldn’t even remember why she named the salon Accents.

“We just kind of came up with it,” Turpin said.

Turpin, alongside four other stylists, make up the Accents staff.

“We have a staff that has been in the hairdressing business for a while,” Turpin said.

But the great styling team is not the only reason why students chose Accents as the best salon in Richmond.

“A lot of the time, we can take walk-ins,” Turpin said. “It’s also in a good location.